Category Archives: New York 5/08

Yep, that’s our plane

The day started early at 5 AM, packing and then a loooong 7 h drive back to NYC … we ran into the US border patrol (since Lincoln, NH is only 40 miles south from the Canadian border) and the … Continue reading

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Kids at play

A collection of pictures of the kids playing over the weekend .. it was wild .. Julius was very happy with all those new toys (but he figured he had to share, which was tricky at times) … and those … Continue reading

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The Wild Bunch (video)

This is what you get when you throw 6 kids below age 4 together for a weekend:

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Nice homely lunch in North Conway

After our big shopping spree (no sales tax in NH .. and memorial day sales being on) we were hungry and drove up the main stretch to find some nice food. We found the usual offerings of fast food places … Continue reading

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We are lost in the woods

– automated message – If this pops up, that means we are lost somewhere in the woods of New Hampshire without online connection, and I will not get to post any updates until we are back in Italy … So, … Continue reading

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Classic American Diner Experience

Lunch today was at the super classic Sunny Day Diner. According to David’s friends, they make the best Reuben sandwich. Can’t say I ever had one before … but what came was fairly delicious, albeit very greasy … I think … Continue reading

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Finding “Lost River”

While I was very much in the mood for the 9 hour hike that David had suggested, we settled for something more kid friendly … the exploration of the gorge and the caves of “Lost River” Julius loved it and … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Glen Cove Mansion

After 6 nights in this beautiful place it was time to move on. Glen Cove is really nice and quiet, especially after those 3 hectic days in Manhattan. The mansion claims to be in movies like ‘North by Northwest’ and … Continue reading

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No diving allowed (video)

Another rainy day … perfect for ignoring the multitude of signs forbidding diving into the pool:

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Hempstead House & Beach / Seafood Lunch

Long Island’s north shore (also known as the Gold Coast, because of the rich people living here) has many beautiful mansions, and one of them, the Hempstead House is located in the Sand Points Preserve, a wonderful park adjacent to … Continue reading

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Rainy day – What to do? (video)

Well .. there is always the pool … or stealing mommy’s cake … But nothing beats singing, dancing and bouncing on the bed! Actually, our main adventure on this very rainy day was driving, through heavy traffic, to New Jersey, … Continue reading

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Pool (video)

So glad this place here has a pool:

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Yeay! Wal*Mart!

His first walmart experience.

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Long Island Beach Fun ! (Video)

And yet another 2 beaches to explore … very different compared to the stuff in Italy … Considering it is Sunday and the weekend before Memorial Day .. I was very surprised that the beach was totally empty … but … Continue reading

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Pillow Play & Pizza

Greetings from Glen Cove, NY. We picked up our rental car today at Alamo’s midtown location (well, actually they were out of cars and sent us to their 12th street shop) and off we went on the congested I-495 to … Continue reading

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